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A hole is cut in the ice in the middle of a large lake . The ice is 10m thick . What length of rope is required to scoop up a bucket full of water?

A hole is cut in the ice in the middle of a large lake . The ice is 10m thick . What length of rope is required to scoop up a bucket full of water?

Grade:11

5 Answers

ravi tejareddy chintala
29 Points
10 years ago

i didnt understand the question plz can u xplain

saket shrivastava
36 Points
10 years ago

lets see the ice is 10m thick

u want a bucketfull water

if u belive in having success in dippin the bucket into the water, urequire atleast 11m of rope, 1 extar to hold onto the rope......

 

b.t.w where did u get this question

Ranjita yadav
35 Points
10 years ago

from sample paper of a coaching institute..!!

saket shrivastava
36 Points
10 years ago

pls ignor my prvious reply

i thought it 2 be a joke now i realize the quest can be answered

actually ¾ of ice is below water surface and remainin above

hence u will require ¼(10)=2.5m rope minimum

 

pls approve if correct............

b.t.w nice scenery

Ranjita yadav
35 Points
10 years ago

The ans. is 1m..!! Plzz..try my othr queries plzz ..!!

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